Shut Up And Play The Hits Clip

Here’s an exclusive clip from the upcoming LCD Soundsystem documentary Shut Up And Play The Hits, chronicling the band’s final show at Madison Square Garden. Here you get a bit of “North American Scum” from the show and part of a conversation with frontman James Murphy regarding his feelings about his age.

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Gorillaz with Andre 3000 & James Murphy “DoYaThing”

Here’s the first video for a new Converse series called 3 Artists, 1 Song. “DoYaThing” is a super-collab featuing Gorillaz, Andre 3000 and LCD Soundsystem’s James Murphy. Jamie Hewlett of Gorillaz directed the video which gives us a look into the Gorillaz life at home – it’s really weird.

The Comedy

James Murphy plays a small role in The Comedy which screened at the Sundance Film Festival this week. Starring Tim Heidecker of “Tim and Eric” fame, it’s the story of a Williamsburg guy who “passes the time with his friends, playing games of mock sincerity and irreverence.” In this scene Heidecker tortures a poor cabby.

Virgin Mobile Free Fest Lineup Announced

Richard Branson’s annual free music festival returns to the DC area. This year: The Black Keys, Deadmau5, Cee Lo Green, Cut Copy, TV On the Radio, Empire of the Sun, LCD Soundsystem’s James Murphy, Ghostland Observatory, !!!, Empire of the Sun and more. Find out how to get tickets here.